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World, Americas, 22 May 2019

US warns Syria over suspected use of chemical attacks

Some 180 civilians have been killed in flare-up since April 30, according to Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a British-based monitor.

22 May 2019 3:44 PM

Indian-origin scientist to help US troops on thought-controlled robots

Team headed by Gaurav Sharma, a senior research scientist at Battelle, is among six teams to win grants to develop brain-machine interfaces.

22 May 2019 3:31 PM

Indian-American judge orders Trump accounting firm to hand over records to Congress

This is a victory for the Democrats as they wanted the constitutionaly mandated oversight into the matter.

22 May 2019 1:37 PM

Life after death? Washington becomes first US state to legalize human composting

People who die will have the option to have their bodies 'recomposed' into soil suitable for use in gardening.

22 May 2019 1:25 PM

'US changed mind overnight': Chinese Ambassador blames Trump for sinking trade deal

Ambassador Cui Tiankai slammed White House's move to ban transfer or sale of US technology to Huawei as 'politically motivated'.

22 May 2019 1:01 PM

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Think over consequences on future developments: N Korea warns US over ship seizure

The cargo ship was detained in Indonesian waters in April 2018. Its seizure was announced by US Justice Dept on May 9, 2019.

22 May 2019 12:41 PM

US military intercepts 6 Russian bombers, fighters off Alaska coast

The Russian aircraft included two Tu-95 strategic bombers, which were intercepted by two F-22 fighters.

22 May 2019 9:27 AM

McDonald's faces 25 new sexual harassment complaints from workers

McDonald's has faced more than 50 such charges and lawsuits in the last three years, the ACLU said.

22 May 2019 9:22 AM

US stance on Iran 'deterrence, not about war': Pentagon chief

'Our biggest focus at this point is to prevent Iranian miscalculation. We do not want the situation to escalate,' he said.

22 May 2019 9:04 AM

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